Kendall Planetarium

OMSI's Kendall Planetarium is a unique environment that blends art, science, fantasy and fun. The largest and most technologically advanced planetarium in the Pacific Northwest, Kendall Planetarium features educational and entertaining multimedia presentations on astronomy and space science.

Planetarium Ticket Prices

Non-Members $5.75
Members (Join OMSI) $4.75
There is NO late seating, so please arrive early.

Tickets for all OMSI attractions are also available for purchase at the museum during regular museum hours. Or you can buy online.


Field Trip Opportunities
Educators: the Planetarium is available for use during field trips. Visit our Field Trips page to learn more about this opportunity and to view a complete list of our Planetarium show to learn more about this opportunity and to view a complete list of our Planetarium shows. View Field Trips
Renting the Kendall Planetarium
The Planetarium is available for private event rentals. The theater is great for corporate or social events, business meetings, seminars and more. View Private Events

Laser Light Shows

Starry Nights LIVE!

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

Perfect Little Planet

To Space and Back

Planetarium History

Since OMSI debuted its first planetarium on NE Hassalo Street in 1950, technology has leaped at warp speed from its new beginnings to the current rapid-fire and constant evolution of all things electronic.

Laser Light Shows

Laser Light Shows, set to music, featuring: Laser Motown, Laser Radiohead and Laser Pink Floyd. See our listing of showtimes.

Star Parties

OMSI Star Parties provide a great opportunity to view the planets, moon, stars, and other celestial sights through telescopes and binoculars of all sizes.

Getting Here

Parking & Services

On-site parking is available for $5.00 and FREE for OMSI members.

We are dedicated to making OMSI accessible to everyone. For more info please call: 503.797.4562

Field Trips

Maximize learning and fun! Choose from exhibits, reserved labs, theater films, planetarium shows, stage programs and submarine tours. Group rates available on weekdays for groups of 12 or more, advance reservation required.